Adam Bosworth, the Google vice president who was overseeing health-related initiatives, has left the Mountain View, Calif.-based search engine giant. Company officials said in a written statement released on SearchEngineLand.com that Bosworth is currently on vacation and would "pursue other opportunities after that."
An interim vice president, Marissa Mayer, will lead the health team until Google finds a replacement, the company said.
Bosworth began working for Google in 2004 and has been developing Google Health, an online forum in which patients would control their personal health data and could discuss healthcare issues with professionals and other patients. Google released screen shots of Google Health in the summer; however, a formal rollout has not been announced. -- by Jean DerGurahian/ HITS staff writer
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